MLS 430 Professional Research and Writing

4 credits, Spring

Uses the principles and practices of research design and evidence-based guidelines to evaluate published studies in the field of medical laboratory science and apply the results of a clinical research study to practice. Working collaboratively with a team leader or manager within the clinical laboratory, students research an institutional study or project, and present their findings in a professional poster and oral presentation. Additional writing projects allow students to demonstrate understanding of laboratory regulatory compliance, clinical decision-making and educational methodologies to provide patient and provider education.

Prerequisite(s): Senior status in the Medical Laboratory Science Program

SEE Certified: WI